Player Info

  • Edward Charles Bambridge

  • Born: 30th July 1858, Windsor
  • Died: 8th November 1935, Surrey aged 77
  • England Career: 1879 - 1887
  • Positions whilst with England: Inside Left, Outside Right, Half Back & Outside Left
  • Clubs (and caps) whilst with England: Swifts (18)
  • FA Legacy Number: 69
  • One of five footballing brothers, three of whom won England caps. Their father was William Samuel Bambridge who was a schoolmaster at Eton, missionary to New Zealand and most famously Royal Photographer to Queen Victoria. One of the brothers, George, was personal secretary to the Duke of Edinburgh.
    Known as 'Charlie Bam' he was the most capped of his siblings with eighteen. He played for Swifts, Upton Park, Clapham Rovers and Corinthians - where he was honorary secretary from 1923-32. He was appointed to the FA Committee 1883-86. He was a Lloyd's underwriter professionally.

England Career Statistics

England Match Statistics

    • Match Type
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Friendly
    • 7
    • 7
    • 1
    • 543
    • 0
    • 0
    • British Home Championship
    • 11
    • 4
    • 1
    • 975
    • 0
    • 0
    • Competitive
    • 11
    • 4
    • 1
    • 975
    • 0
    • 0
    • Home, Away or Neutral
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Home
    • 9
    • 6
    • 1
    • 810
    • 0
    • 0
    • Away
    • 9
    • 5
    • 1
    • 708
    • 0
    • 0
    • Match Result
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Won
    • 9
    • 7
    • 2
    • 795
    • 0
    • 0
    • Drawn
    • 3
    • 1
    • 0
    • 270
    • 0
    • 0
    • Lost
    • 6
    • 3
    • 0
    • 453
    • 0
    • 0
    • Playing Positions
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Outside Left
    • 10
    • 3
    • 1
    • 900
    • 0
    • 0
    • Inside Left
    • 6
    • 7
    • 0
    • 525
    • 0
    • 0
    • Outside Right
    • 1
    • 1
    • 1
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Half Back
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 3
    • 0
    • 0
    • Total
    • 18
    • 11
    • 2
    • 1518
    • 0
    • 0

England Managers

    • Manager
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins

    England Team Mates (Top 10)

    Sources

    • An English Football Internationals' Who's Who by Douglas Lamming (Hutton Press 1990)
    • England's Who's Who by Tony Matthews (Pitch Publishing 2013)
    • wikitrees.com

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